London Financial District. Off the record interview with international billion-dollar business CEO who expresses the real fear about the Trump movemen...
"The moderator could silence the microphones for disrespectful behavior." Questions about how Today Show Host Matt Lauer handled the NBC Presidential...
The audience, when the debate actually happens, will be huge. Tremendous, in fact. Some (we won't say who) are even predicting it could be a bigger television event worldwide than the 1969 moon landing.
A constructive, multilateral and modern approach is needed to battle modern methods of terrorism conducted by state or non-state actors.
Clinton and the Democrats recognize what most Americans know: Social Security is more important than ever. It is Americans' most important, and often only, source of retirement income, life insurance, and disability insurance.
When Donald Trump first announced his candidacy for President in June of 2015, I like most people laughed it off. Given the sideshow antics that invariably accompany The Donald wherever he goes, I didn't take his candidacy seriously. So when he secured the nomination in July the next year, I was shocked and appalled.
Only by graduating from being manipulated by one side or another, and by gathering together beyond the two parties and outside the boundaries of the mainstream media can we activate the true heart and soul of America, and for the first time in a long time, be a beacon to the world.
The more the west and the world reaches out to Iran in an attempt to reintroduce it to the international community, the more Iran finds itself under p...
Democrats have the edge on the demographics and the issues needed to win this race -- not just in the presidential, but across the ticket. We just need to focus on winning our natural coalition and do the hard work it takes to deliver that coalition to the polls.
Today, the Earth got a little hotter, and a little more crowded. ...
Many Democrats in red states may feel that there is no reason to participate politically because it will make no difference in the results of the election. However, liberals have never done things simply to win.
Who would have thought that the one underlying issue that Donald Trump and Hilary Clinton agree on is the catastrophe of the Reagan Revolution and, with it, the failure of America's democracy to respond to the negative effects of globalization.
Nine years after the Great Recession began during the tax- and regulation-slashing Bush administration, some startlingly good economic news arrived from Washington, D.C., last week.
In this week's episode of KCRW's "Scheer Intelligence," Truthdig Editor in Chief Robert Scheer speaks with journalist and libertarian Matt Welch about what it means to be a libertarian, how the Libertarian Party has grown during the 2016 presidential campaign and where libertarian values and progressive values overlap.
The media got played by Donald Trump this morning, once again. Picture Charlie Brown lying flat on his back, wondering why he keeps falling for the old kick-the-football bit.
While some may be fixed in their political views, other voters are open to political persuasion -- and the rewiring of the brain. So, I say, bring on the 2016 presidential debates, and let the voters be consciously aware of the political science and the brain science at play.